Session 11 Accuracy of Observations

Wednesday, 13 January 2016: 4:00 PM-5:30 PM
Room 350/351 ( New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center)
Host: 18th Symposium on Meteorological Observation and Instrumentation
Scott D. Landolt, NCAR, Research Applications Laboratory, Boulder, CO

4:00 PM
Comparison of Two Radiosonde Pressure Measurements: Pressure Sensor vs. GPS-derived Pressure
Raisa Lehtinen, Vaisala Oyj, Helsinki, Finland; and P. Survo, H. Jauhiainen, and M. Lehmuskero
4:15 PM
Modernization of the Sterling NWS Wind Tunnel for Evaluating Accuracy of Wind Observations
Gregory Kochanowicz, CyberData Technologies, Herndon, VA; and B. M. Hays, J. Fitzgibbon, and M. Hicks
4:30 PM
4:45 PM
The Uncertainty of Tropospheric Observations Using Dropsondes
Holger Voemel, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and K. Young, T. Hock, and J. Wang

5:00 PM
5:15 PM
Assessing Global Precipitation Mission (GPM) data for use by the Aviation Community
Laura Paulik, CIRES/Univ. of Colorado, Boulder, CO; and B. J. Etherton, M. S. Wandishin, and M. A. Petty
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